NRA Instructor Courses & Training
Heritage Training and Shooting Center provides courses developed by the National Rifle Association(NRA). Whether you're looking to take your first shots, or become a NRA certified instructor the NRA has the course for you. NRA courses are designed and developed by experts in the field to help you learn the basics and hone your shooting skills.
Becoming a NRA Instructor will not only qualify you to teach NRA Basic Level Courses, but also to become a Maryland Certified Handgun Instructor.
These courses are offered every other month.
BASIC LEVEL COURSES
NRA BASIC PISTOL SHOOTING COURSE-ILT
NRA Certified Instructors will provide you the knowledge and skills to safely use a handgun through this Instructor Led Training. This training will be conducted over two 4 hour sessions at Heritage Training & Shooting Center. On the range, you will complete live fire training and a nationally standardized shooting qualification course. Firearms and ammunition will be provided and are included in the course fee. Upon completion of the course, you will receive a course completion certification bearing the signature of the NRA Secretary and your NRA Certified Instructor. Please Note: This course is a prerequisite to take the NRA Instructor Pistol Shooting Course.
Course consists of the following:
- Gun Safety Rules
- Proper Operation of Revolvers and Semi-Automatic Handguns
- Ammunition Knowledge and Selection
- Handgun Selection and Storage
- Shooting Fundamentals
- Pistol Inspection and Maintenance
- Shooting Range Safety
Duration: 8 Hours
NRA INSTRUCTOR PISTOL SHOOTING COURSE
This 16-hour course teaches the knowledge, skills and attitude essential to organizing, promoting and teaching NRA's Basic Pistol Shooting Course. This training will be conducted over four 4 hour sessions at Heritage Training & Shooting Center. NRA Training Counselor will present the course in two parts: basic instructor training, and discipline specific instructor training. You will learn the policies and procedures for becoming an NRA Instructor as well as effective teaching methods for training students. All courses include the required NRA documentation, instructor guides, student packets, instruction and follow up support. You will receive everything needed to teach the NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course.
Duration: 16 Hours